Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 13 (PTI) A case has been registered against 15 persons in connection with an alleged attack on a doctor and 5 other staff of a private hospital here.

The accused have been identified and they would soon be arrested, police said.

A group of persons had yesterday brought a man injured in a road accident to Attukal Devi Institute of Medical Sciences and demanded that he be examined immediately.

Alleging delay in attending to the patient, they had attacked a doctor and some hospital staff, including nurses, the hospital claimed.

CCTV visuals of the attack had gone viral in the social media.

In another incident, another hospital came under attack in the state capital.

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